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Before You Begin

To use the upgrade assistant:

  1. As an administrator, log in to Nessus Professional.
  2. In the left navigation bar, click Upgrade Assistant.

  3. Choose one of the following options:

    • If you already have a account, click Upgrade Now.


    • If you do not have a account, click Sign Up First.
  4. Type an Access Key and API Secret Key, the API keys generated by
  5. Type the Domain name.
  6. (Optional) Type a Nessus Pro Identifier, a label to identify the instance of Nessus Professional that you are upgrading.
  7. Click Upgrade.

    The Confirm Upgrade dialog box appears.

  8. Read the upgrade warning, then click Continue.

    Your data upgrades from Nessus Professional to, which may take several minutes.

    When the upgrade is complete, the Upgrade Complete screen appears.

  9. Click Continue to
  10. Note: After the upgrade assistant completes, you can find a copy of the upgrade log in your local directory.

  11. When the migration tool completes, review and resolve any post-migration action items noted on the Post-Migration Action Items tab.

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